declare

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈklɛər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈklɛr/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di klâr)


Inflections of 'declare' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
declares
v 3rd person singular
declaring
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
declared
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
declared
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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declare

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. declared [it] a [success, victory] (for)
  2. declare victory
  3. declare bankruptcy
  4. was declared bankrupt
  5. declare the [contract, agreement] null and void
  6. declare war (on)
  7. declare your [independence from, support for]
  8. declared himself to be the [champion, second coming, president]
  9. has declared her candidacy
  10. declare a [winner, victor, champion]
  11. was declared the [winner]
  12. declare goods at [customs, the border]
  13. has declared [for, against]
  14. dated: (well,) I do declare!
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